Columbus County is the right place for opportunity and industry in southeastern North Carolina.
Our trained workforce and close proximity to the state port at Wilmington and interstate highway systems conveniently position Columbus County for manufacturing and distribution.
Southeastern Community College and Columbus Career and College Academy offer opportunities in food processing certification and HACCP training. Onsite training is available for local industry to meet workforce development needs.
Columbus County economic development partners with both the state of North Carolina and the Columbus Jobs Foundation to provide attractive incentive packages to industrial firms looking to locate within the county.